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Limas Sweed Says He Is Anxious To Prove What He Is Made Of

Matt Mitchell of KVUE in Austin, Texas recently caught up with Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed a few days ago as he looks to make the Steelers 53 man roster this season after he missed the entire 2010 season due to a torn Achilles that he suffered last offseason. Sweed told Mitchell he has been […]

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Steelers Podcast – The Terrible Podcast – #66 Football On The Horizon Episode

Episode #66 of The Terrible Podcast is up and in this episode David Todd and I (hopefully) close the books on Season 1. If the CBA gets signed, sealed and delivered we will resume our in-season schedule with three episodes a week and begin it all next week with Episode 1 of Season 2. We\’ll […]

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Antwaan Randle El Likely To Lose Out In The Steelers Numbers Game

Not too much has been made about the knee surgery that Steelers veteran wide receiver Antwaan Randle El had back in April, but it certainly could signal that his spot on the Steelers 2011 53 man roster is in jeopardy. El chose to have his surgery after the lockout started, according to the reports, and […]

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Roethlisberger Confirms Steelers Offense Have Held Workouts

WDVE reporter Mike Prisuta reported on Twitter this morning that Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told him today that the offense has indeed held players-only workouts since the lockout started. This confirms the news that wide receiver Limas Sweed told us on the Terrible Podcast a few weeks ago as well as the report that wide […]

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Do Not Take Clayton Speculation On Pryor As Fact – Chewbacca Defense

John Clayton speculated Wednesday on five teams that may take a chance on former Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor, who decided earlier this week to enter the supplemental draft. Clayton list the Raiders, Dolphins, Ravens, Steelers and Redskins as the five teams that could possibly take a chance on him. Many are taking this speculation […]

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Steelers 10/1 Odds To Sign Plaxico Burress

Wide receiver Plaxico Burress was released from the Oneida Correctional Facility in upstate New York today after serving a 20 month sentence for illegally carrying and firing a gun at a Manhattan nightclub back in 2008. The speculation has been running rampant for several weeks now as to which team Burress will ultimately sign with […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday May 25th – James Harrison Rule Edition

Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports thinks the new fine system rule for teams that are docked multiple times for devastating blows, that was approved by the owners yesterday, is unlikely to deter the Steelers and linebacker James Harrison from playing their style of football. Let\’s call this rule what it really is and that is […]

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Steelers Podcast – The Terrible Podcast – #58 Limas Sweed Interview Episode

Episode #58 of The Terrible Podcast is up and in Part 1 David Todd and I open by discussing the canceling of the NFL rookie symposium which was to be held a month from now in Canton, Ohio. While most of these young guys have their heads on straight, this was a useful event. It […]

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Several Steelers Players To Join Ben Roethlisberger For Workouts Next Week

Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed told me this morning in an interview that he will likely be traveling to Pittsburgh this upcoming week to workout with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and a few other Steelers players at an undisclosed location. Sweed says he is always glad to see they text messages and emails from Ben and […]

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Limas Sweed Act IV – Hope Springs Eternal

Hope springs eternal. This is an expression that was first penned in a 1732 poem by Alexander Pope entitled, An Essay on Man, that has become a proverbial saying. It is defined as meaning that people always hope for the best, even in the face of adversity. In Steeler Nation though, it is defined as […]

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Steelers Players Entering Final Year Under Contract In 2011 – An Early Look

We are now under two weeks to go until the 2011 NFL draft and I have touched quite a bit on the Steelers current free agents and the upcoming draft. Now is the perfect time to fast forward a little ways and look at the Steelers players that will enter the final year of their […]

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Steelers Almost Yearly Drafting Of Wide Receivers Is Not Rocket Science

It is April and perhaps time for the Steelers to draft yet another wide receiver in the upcoming NFL draft. A quick look at the 2011 pre draft visit list combined with the draft history of the Steelers almost yearly drafting of wide receivers under Kevin Colbert and it does not take a rocket scientist […]

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A Look At The Unsettled Roster Spots On The Steelers 53 Man Roster

Now that things have died down a bit before the draft, I figured it was a good time to look at the potential roster spots on the 53 man roster that one could consider as being unsettled at this point late in March. Several of these spots will close up quickly as soon as we […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday February 22nd – Surgery Has Successful James Harrison Edition

Mike Tomlin met with reporters on Monday and gave answers to several questions. He stated he is not close to hiring a secondary coach yet and hasn’t given up on Keenan Lewis or Limas Sweed as of yet. Ed Bouchette has the full Q & A also on his blog. Steelers linebacker James Harrison underwent […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday February 16th – Dirt Speaks About Hall Snub Edition

Former Steeler Dermontti Dawson was on 93.7 The Fan to talk about the recent Hall of Fame voting and how he feels about not being selected this year. As expected, the Steelers will place a franchise tag on outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley any day now. The tag carries around a $10 million price tag on […]

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Steelers Face Several Big Decisions With Players Still Under Contract

The Steelers now head into the offseason and will be faced with not only key decisions with several free agents, but with several players currently under contract next season and beyond as well. I have identified 6 players below I think the Steelers will have to think hard and long about in the offseason. These […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday February 3rd – Limas Sweed 5 Weeks Away Edition

Did you miss any Steelers press conferences from Super Bowl Media Day or from Wednesday? We have all the transcripts for you of both. Joe Starkey checks in on legendary Steelers head coach Chuck Noll who isn\’t doing particularly well these days with a “horrific” back condition. Noll will be watching Super Bowl XLV from […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday October 13th – Say It Aint So, Tone Edition

Zack Meisel takes a closer look at the SI story that surfaced Tuesday that implicated former Steelers wide receiver Santonio Holmes as one of many college football players asked to accept money from former agent Josh Luchs. Steelers free safety Ryan Clark joined 93.7 The Fan for his weekly spot, on his birthday yesterday, to […]

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Update On Players Who Did Not Play Versus Detroit

In the Steelers first preseason game Saturday night against the Detroit Lions, there were six players who did not get any playing time at all. Below is a break down of those six players and there current status going forward into the second preseason game versus the New York Giants. QB Ben Roethlisberger – Ben […]

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Biggest Shoes Mike Wallace Has To Fill Is Moving The Chains

There has been a ton of talk that second year receiver Mike Wallace will have big shoes to fill in 2010 with the loss of Santonio Holmes, because the assumption that Wallace will see better coverage competition going forward. The reality though is when Wallace was in games in 2009, he was often lined up […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday May 12th

Ben Roethlisberger has reportedly completed his behavioral evaluation, and he and the Steelers now await word from the NFL on when he can return to full participation training with the team. The evaluation ordered by commissioner Roger Goodell was completed last week but Roethlisberger could have receive further evaluation or treatment. The weekly entertaining and […]

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Steelers Place WR Limas Sweed On Injured Reserve, Sign WR Isaiah Williams

To no surprise the Steelers placed wide receiver Limas Sweed on the injured reserve list on Tuesday thus ending his season. Sweed injured his Achilles last mini-camp and had surgery to repair it the following week. He was Waived/Injured on Monday and has since cleared waivers. He will now not count against the Steelers 80 […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday May 10th

Teresa Varley has a story up on Steelers.com about rookie running back Jonathan Dwyer and his wait to be drafted on draft day. Fans can also submit Dwyer a question through the Ask The Steelers section. The agent for kicker Jeff Reed met with Steelers executives Kevin Colbert and Omar Khan in Pittsburgh on Tuesday […]

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Tuesday Steelers Poll Question: Will Stefan Logan make the final 53 man roster?

Sure it is way early. Only one set of mini-camp practices are behind us. The injury to Limas Sweed may have hurt the chances more for Stefan Logan than helped as the Steelers may need to keep a 6th receiver now instead considering the youth and inexperience on the roster. Using your best guess at […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday May 4th

Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed will be sidelined indefinitely after having surgery Monday on his left Achilles tendon. He will at best open training camp on the PUP list, but could be headed to IR instead. Adam Schefter tweeted on Monday that Sweed was very close to being traded to Tampa last month. Ed Bouchette […]

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Steelers WR Limas Sweed Has Achilles Surgery On Monday

As expected, Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed had surgery on Monday to repair his Achilles tendon. The injury happened to Sweed during the Steelers final minicamp practice on Sunday. The Steelers practiced Sunday in their indoor facility. The team has confirmed the Sweed surgery but did not release information on a timetable or even if […]

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